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$10,000 songwriting contest

The Kehrein Center for the Arts & Black Sheep Management have joined forces to bring Chicago the 1st “My City, My Future” Songwriting Contest.

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Artists and songwriters will have the opportunity to win a $10,000 cash prize and showcase their skills and passion for stopping the violence in Chicago.

Runner-ups will receive a promo package that includes a recording session and photoshoot!


Song theme- "My city, my future."

1. Ages 24 and under

2. If chosen as the winner, you MUST be willing to take a financial literacy course.

3. 250-word essay describing what you will do with the $10,000 if you win.​


1 submission per writer! When you are ready, submit your information

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